#c40501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c40501 is composed of 76.9% red, 2% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 97.4% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 1.2 degrees, a saturation of 99% and a lightness of 38.6%. #c40501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff0a02 with #890000. Closest websafe color is: #cc0000.

    • R 77
    • G 2
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 97
    • Y 99
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#c40501 color description : Strong red.

#c40501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c40501 has RGB values of R:196, G:5, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.97, Y:0.99, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12846337.

Hex triplet c40501 #c40501
RGB Decimal 196, 5, 1 rgb(196,5,1)
RGB Percent 76.9, 2, 0.4 rgb(76.9%,2%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 97, 99, 23
HSL 1.2°, 99, 38.6 hsl(1.2,99%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 1.2°, 99.5, 76.9
Web Safe cc0000 #cc0000
CIE-LAB 40.976, 65.204, 54.815
XYZ 22.826, 11.85, 1.114
xyY 0.638, 0.331, 11.85
CIE-LCH 40.976, 85.183, 40.053
CIE-LUV 40.976, 133.131, 29.119
Hunter-Lab 34.423, 58.123, 22.177
Binary 11000100, 00000101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #c40501

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Alternatives to #c40501

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#c40501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c40501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c40501;}
.background {background-color:#c40501;}
.border {border:1px solid #c40501;}

Shades and Tints of #c40501

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010000 is the darkest color, while #ffedec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c40501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #695c5c is the less saturated color, while #c40501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c40501 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #593332 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #75691c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #826300 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c61500 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #914412 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a4100 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c50f00 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population